1Squaw Valley USA Ski Resort
1960 Squaw Valley Road, Olympic Valley, CA 96146
Phone: +1 530 583 6955
Open Hours: 9a-9p Mon-Fri, 8:30a-9p Sat & Sunrecommended Squaw Valley USA Ski ResortThis place is awesome for snowboarding/skiing. Its been awhile since I been here. It was home to the 1960 Winter Olympics. Second in size to Heavenly but less touristy..Comment.8 months ago. ReportBilly
Not sure if you already picked a place but north tahoe has more mountain resorts. If you like to gamble, go to south tahoe with its casinos.
North is closer to freeway/reno. South is more traffic prone.2Alpine Meadows Ski Resort
2600 Alpine Meadows Rd, Alpine Meadows, CA
Phone: (530) 581-8240recommended Alpine Meadows Ski ResortOne of my favorite ski resorts around Tahoe. I first learned to snowboard here and the classes and instructors were excellent. I love the outdoor cafe/bar with huge firepits. If it wasn't for the ... read moreamazing skiing, I'd be tempted to just relax by those fires all day!Arlo Hemphill
I honestly don't feel like there is a huge disparity between north and south Lake Tahoe, other than south feels a little more commercial and busy. That said, the cluster of excellent ski resorts in the north offers an amazing diversity of options for all budgets, tastes and snow-sport abilities. One of my ski mountains is Alpine Meadows. I took snow-boarding lessons here and they were great - within the same day I was up, comfortable and tackling some of the mountain's more challenging slopes.35Heavenly Ski Resort
3860 Saddle Road, South Lake Tahoe, CA
Phone: (800) 432-8365recommended Heavenly Ski ResortIf you ski or ride, Heavenly is arguably the best of South Lake Tahoe. Enormous, with terrain that varies from pure beginner to super-gnarly, the resort has the distinction of spanning two states. ... read moreHeavenly covers a huge area, and the frontside views out over the lake on a clear day are nothing short of stunning. Spend the morning in Nevada, and then ski over to California for the afternoon -- this is my favorite place to ski in Lake Tahoe.Matthew Crompton
South Lake Tahoe, and gigantic. Absolutely gorgeous views and a massive mix of terrain, with good expert slopes.6Northstar-at-Tahoe
100 Northstar Drive, Truckee, CA 96161-4203
Phone: +1 530 562 1010
Open Hours: 7a-5p depending upon weatherrecommended Northstar-at-TahoeDerided as 'Flatstar' by more expert skiers and riders for its relative lack of serious steeps, Northstar is nonetheless an excellent place for intermediate-level snow junkies, with some 60% of their ... read moreterrain devoted to blues. Perhaps best known for its sprawling terrain parks of boxes, rails, and tabletops, Northstar is a fun mountain and worth considering if you want to stay in North Lake Tahoe.Matthew Crompton
North Lake Tahoe, and popular with boarders for its huge terrain parks and breadth of intermediate slopes.